News, Rules & Mechanics

New release – Nybor’s Tome of Magic weapons

There's an issue with magic weapon in 5th edition Dungeons & Dragons. It's not that they're bad or poorly designed, but simply that there's not enough of them – especially at the first tiers of play (character levels 1-10), where we have less than a handful unique uncommon and about a dozen rare magic weapons.… Continue reading New release – Nybor’s Tome of Magic weapons

Descent Into Avernus, News, Rules & Mechanics

Enhanced demons – or ‘Making the Marilith Great Again’!

Quick introduction – this post will be about our Enhanced Monster-compendiums, a series of supplements we're currently publishing on the DM's Guild. I'll talk a bit about why we feel like the monsters in the Monster Manual need to be enhanced, as well as show an example of how we've enhanced the marilith, my all-time… Continue reading Enhanced demons – or ‘Making the Marilith Great Again’!

Descent Into Avernus, DM's Tips, News

War Machine Cheat Sheet (and new Avernus adventure!)

One of the coolest things about Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus are the infernal war machines. Going all out Mad Max-style in frantic chases across the plains of Avernus is D&D at its finest! The rules for running combat and chases with infernal war machines, however, does have a bit of a learning curve. That… Continue reading War Machine Cheat Sheet (and new Avernus adventure!)

Descent Into Avernus, News

Infernal Bounty – free Avernus-encounter

We're hard at work making additional content for Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus, including a larger blog-post about how to turn Chapter 3: Avernus into more of a sandbox, and a full-day adventure to add to our DM's Resources for Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus on the DM's Guild. We didn't want to keep you… Continue reading Infernal Bounty – free Avernus-encounter

DM's Tips, Maps

Guide: How to print battlemaps (and a free map!)

We often receive questions about printing the maps included in our D&D 5E DM's Resources for Waterdeep: Dragon Heist, Baldur's Gate: Descent into Avernus, Ghosts of Saltmarsh and Storm King's Thunder. So, by popular demand, I've put together this guide on how to create ready-to-print PDF-files out of any battlemap, encounter map, region map, etc.… Continue reading Guide: How to print battlemaps (and a free map!)